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XXXTentacion: The Controversial Rapper Who Changed Hip Hop


Controversial rapper XXXTentacion (Jahseh Onfroy) mixed genres, raw lyrics.

Full Name Jahseh Dwayne Ricardo Onfroy
Age 20
Birthday January 23, 1998
Death Date June 18, 2018
Birth Sign Aquarius
Born United States
Relationship Single
Height 5′ 6′′
Net Worth $5M
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XXXTentacion, birth name Jahseh Dwayne Ricardo Onfroy, was a young American rapper who made a huge impact on hip hop music in the brief period of his career. Though his life was tragically cut short at the age of 20 when he was murdered in 2018, XXXTentacion left behind a lasting legacy as one of the most innovative rappers of his generation.

Xxxtentacion Timeline

Xxxtentacion is Born
On January 23, 1998, Jahseh Dwayne Ricardo Onfroy was born in Plantation, Florida.
First Mixtape Released
Releases his first mixtape, "Revenge".
Signs with Empire Distribution
Signs a deal with Empire Distribution to release his music.
Debut Album Released
Releases his debut album, “17”.
XXXTentacion is Murdered
XXXTentacion is shot and killed in Deerfield Beach, Florida on June 18, 2018.
Posthumous Album Release
XXXTentacion‘s posthumous album Skins is released on December 7, 2019.
Documentary Released
The documentary “Everybody’s Everything” is released on November 12, 2020.

Why We Love Xxxtentacion


He‘s an Innovative Artist

Xxxtentacion is an innovative artist who brought new sounds and styles to the hip hop world. His unique blend of rap, rock, and alternative music made him stand out and created a unique sound.


He Was Charismatic

Xxxtentacion was charismatic and had a magnetic personality that drew people in. He was able to captivate audiences with his passionate performances and powerful lyrics.


He Supported Social Causes

Xxxtentacion was very vocal about his support of social causes, such as mental health awareness and racial equality. He used his platform to raise awareness and inspire others to make a difference.

5 Interesting Facts about Xxxtentacion


Released His First Album When He Was

XXXTentacion released his first album, “Revenge”, when he was just 16 years old.


He Sold Out a Concert in 20 Minutes

In 2017, XXXTentacion sold out a concert in just 20 minutes. The show was held at the Observatory North Park in San Diego.


Released a Song While in Jail

While in jail awaiting trial for various charges, XXXTentacion released a song called "Hope" in 2018.


Won the MTV Video Music Award

In 2018, XXXTentacion won the MTV Video Music Award for Song of the Year for his single “SAD!”.


He Was Nominated for Two Grammy Awards

In 2019, XXXTentacion was posthumously nominated for two Grammy Awards – Best New Artist and Best Rap Performance.